The Hush Post, Khanna: The Khanna Police have beefed up security in view of the Independence Day. Under the increased surveillance special arrangements for search and area domination have been planned to ensure the law and order situation.
Khanna SSP Dhruv Dahiya said in a press release that under these precautionary measures, on daily-basis 35 special nakas in different localities of the town have been planned. And especially for night, 11 strong naka duties have been planned along with patrolling by 10 four-wheelers and 15 PCR bikes. Besides, under rural areas, around-the-clock patrolling by 11 four wheelers and PCR motorcycles under the Rapid Rural Police Response System (RRPRS). For the urban areas (Police station City 1, City 2 and Police station Doraha) 15 PCR motorcycles have been deployed for round-the-clock patrolling.
The Khanna SSP said besides this, a special surveillance is being observed at the religious places, deras, ashrams, inns etc to pre-empt any untoward incidents and to keep a watch on suspected elements, proclaimed offenders, criminals, the persons who have served jail terms etc.
SSP Dahiya further said that special checking is being conducted at bank ATMs, Money Exchanges, jewellery shops, crowded areas and markets, bus stand, railway station, cinema halls, petrol pumps etc. During nights, hotels, dhabas, and restaurants would be specially checked. The SSP said that these duties would be specially monitored by the concerned area police officers.
SSP Dahiya said that the venue for the Independence Day programme would be thoroughly checked for anti-sabotage checking and by dog squads. Along with this, the public places and crowded places like railway station, bus stand, shopping malls, cinema halls would be checked for anti-sabotage checking to prevent any untoward incident.